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Hawaii wind farm has 15 MW of stored power. Yes!

Stored power is the Holy Grail for renewable energy because it means the variability of renewable energy generatiuon is no longer an issue because power it stored. Thus. power going into the grid is steady and doesn’t flucuate. A 30 MW wind farm on Oahu has just gone live and it has 15 MW of […]

Why we need stored power for electricity

Bonneville Power may have to shut down wind turbines because too much power is being produced by wind and hydro. If they let excess water flow over spillways this could raise nitrogen levels in the water, harming fish. So instead, they will turn off the wind turbines. If we had a grid that allowed large […]

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